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Where Is John Galt?

DoctorRoy Wrote: Jul 30, 2012 7:22 PM
Ok one more thing before I'm off to do some wage slavin'. What are the three core pillars for most Americans? God, Family, Country. Rand rejects all three. I have it on good authority that she didn't like apple pie or baseball either. So I submit Rand was un-American.
M444ss Wrote: Jul 30, 2012 9:41 PM
I don't think the author of this article is suggesting that you should believe everything Ayn Rand believed. I think she's just suggesting that we pursue those lessons from Atlas Shrugged that are consistent with our historic nationals vaules and with free market concepts.
wiseone Wrote: Jul 30, 2012 8:05 PM
Rand was born in Russia. What's your excuse?
z Wrote: Jul 30, 2012 8:23 PM
"Rand was born in Russia. What's your excuse?"

His excuse for what?
wiseone Wrote: Jul 30, 2012 8:31 PM
For being un-American, which is what he called Rand.
z Wrote: Jul 30, 2012 8:36 PM
I see.

So what's your excuse?
Dobermite Wrote: Jul 30, 2012 7:33 PM
"I have it on good authority that she didn't like apple pie or baseball either."

LOL!!

Where is a man who can save us? A man of virtue and action who can rebuild our economy and culture? We must find a true-to-life John Galt.

I think America’s best shot at economic recovery and restoring constitutional freedom is to nurture men and women who emulate the virtues of John Galt, a hero in Ayn Rand’s magnum opus novel, Atlas Shrugged. Galt is a man of unparalleled virtue, intelligence and action in a fictional U.S. economy that is eerily identical to the present-day U.S. economy.

Galt is an American inventor who lives and breathes his philosophy: “I swear—by my...